A-Z History of London

The A-Z History of London

To celebrate the launch of Philip Parker’s new book, The A to Z History of London, here are 10 facts about London that you might not know. Interested in learning more about the history of London? Buy the A-Z History of London online from 3rd October. Did you know these 10 facts about London? Phyllis Pearsall, the creator of the …

Central London Map 1951

Revisiting an old map of London

Earlier this year we were contacted by Russell from Melbourne, Australia who offered to send us an old A-Z map from the 1950s. Of course, we were delighted to hear from him and were relieved when it arrived safely. We quickly realised that this Central London map was slightly different to the copy in our archive and was in fact …

A-Z Puzzle Book

A-Z Puzzle Book

Do you have the knowledge? Find out how well you know Britain’s streets in this A-Z quiz. History Edinburgh Castle Edinburgh, Scotland Historic castle On a prominent volcanic rock, at the head of The Royal Mile, and overlooking the old and new towns of Scotland’s capital, sits Edinburgh Castle. There has been a royal fortress on the rock since the …

A-Z Great Britain Road Atlas 2020

New A-Z Road Atlases – how they are updated?

A-Z Road Atlases are highly acclaimed and have regularly won awards after independent reviews of the category. In recent Auto Express group tests, A-Z Road Atlases won the ‘best buy’ award 4 times. While last year, an A-Z Road Atlas was the category winner when road atlases were reviewed by the IAM RoadSmart advanced drivers’ association. As you might expect, …

London skyline

Things to do in London

A recent poll of the UK’s top attractions showed that London is the place to be Visitor numbers for the UK’s most popular attractions of 2018 have just been released and the top 10 hot-spots are all places to see in London. Just over 12 km’s cover each of the London attractions from the Natural History Museum in Knightsbridge to …

Jigsaw Pieces

National Jigsaw Day 2018 – London map puzzles

National Jigsaw Day 2018 is on Saturday 3rd November so we’ve brought out this online jigsaw puzzle for you to have a go at again. It’s just for fun, but can you beat our time of 58 seconds? For those of you that found it too easy, take a look at our more difficult A-Z London Historical map jigsaw on …

Jigsaw Pieces

National Jigsaw Day 2017

It’s National Jigsaw Day again so we’ve put together a quick online jigsaw puzzle for you to have a go at. It’s just for fun, but can you beat our time of 58 seconds? For those of you that found it too easy, take a look at our more difficult A-Z London Historical map jigsaw on Jigsaw Planet: 70 Not …

London A-Z Map Jigsaw

It’s been around 8 months since the London A-Z map jigsaw completely sold out from our website – but at long last, we are so excited to announce that they will soon be back in stock and available to order! With a new box design and a slight increase in area, the much loved 1000 piece puzzle will be with you just in time for …